Friday, March 24, 2017

24th Alcalá International Exhibition of Arts of Humor

From Muestra Internacional de las Artes del Humor.

The General Foundation of the University of Alcalá, through the Instituto Quevedo del humor announces the 24th International Exhibition of Arts of Humor with “Donald Trump” as its' theme.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Claude Monet, caricaturist

From Vintage News.

French painter Claude Monet is known as the founder and the central figure of the Impressionist movement. The term “Impressionism” itself was derived from the title of his 1872 painting “Impression, Sunrise”.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

National Newspaper Awards 2016 nominations

Cartoon by Brian Gable

Brian Gable and David Parkins, cartoonists for The Globe and Mail, and Guy Badeaux (Bado) of Le Droit were nominated in the editorial cartooning category for the 2016 National Newspaper Awards.

Monday, March 20, 2017

50 years of Aislin

Every Monday in 2017, the Montreal Gazette features an Aislin cartoon drawn over the past 50 years, with a backstory for each.

The eleventh was published on March 18th, 2000

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Milton Glaser's Dylan Poster Turns 50

From Gothamist.

Arguably the most famous image of Bob Dylan is not a photograph or painting, but a drawing: a suggestion of the man rather than a precise, dead-ringer likeness. And that's fitting. After all, what better way to celebrate Dylan's kaleidoscopic sensibility than with a fanciful, yet recognizable, portrait? 

Friday, March 17, 2017

Xavier Bonilla Winner of the 56th Knokke-Heist Festival

Ecuadorian cartoonist Xavier Bonilla (Bonil) won the Golden Hat at the 56th edition of the Knokke-Heist international cartoon contest in Belgium.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

World Press Cartoon 2017

After overcoming financial restrictions that forced the 2016 interregnum, World Press Cartoon is back on track!